|2nd annual YWCA pig races at Ribfest|
|Wednesday, July 10, 2013 12:21 AM|
VAN WERT — The YWCA is hosting its Second Annual Pig Races at the 2013 Van Wert RibFest. Six races will take place at 4:30 p.m. Aug. 3 in the Covered Show Arena at Van Wert County Fairgrounds. This is sure to be a fun family event, or a fun guys or girls night out!
Each race is comprised of 10 pigs, all of whom have individual names and sponsors. Participants will have the opportunity to place a $2 wager on the pig(s) of their choice. All proceeds of this event support the YWCA Transitional Living Program for the homeless as well as YWCA Domestic Violence Services. Please call (419) 238-6639 with any questions.
General operating hours are Monday – Thursday from 6:30 a.m.-8 p.m. and Friday from 6:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Closed Saturday and Sunday. The YWCA is a United Way and Van Wert County Foundation funded agency.